International Travel — Europe
Shopping in Paris
— Galleries Lafayette
— St. Germain-de-Pres
— Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore
— Rue Royal
Paris is one of the world's premier fashion centers. Known for its couture, exclusive boutiques and countless shops, Paris draws fashionistas from around the world.
Lafayette is the largest — and the most famous — department store
in France. It is located on Boulevard Haussmann, next to the
Opera house, in the heart of Paris.
During your shopping trip, be sure to check out the store's spectacular
stained-glass dome walk through the Perfume Department to
the open section, and look up at the tiered levels above it's
Galleries Lafayette Hours
Open Mon-Sat 9:30am-7:30pm,
Late night Thurs til 9pm.
Don't miss walking down this popular Left Bank boulevard, filled with
exclusive Retail Shops and Boutiques, Book Stores, Art Galleries, Bistros
Take a shopping break and stop by Café de
Flore for a mid-morning snack or afternoon coffee. The area's
little side streets provide some great photo opportunities and
fun people-watching too.
Rue du Faubourg
and Rue Royal
Serious shoppers won't want to miss a visit to Rue du Faubourg
Saint-Honoré and Rue Royal — this popular, and upscale shopping area is famous for its
smart Designer Fashion Houses and exclusive Paris Boutiques.
Palais de l'Elysee
France's Presidential Palace
While shopping on the fashionable Faubourg Saint-Honoré, don't
be alarmed when you stumble upon the Palais de l'Elysee its entrance
is on the street and see the Presidential Palace's guards wearing
bulletproof vests and toting machine guns!
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